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MBTA: New Silver Line 3-Chelsea Service between Chelsea and South Station Posted on Mar 14

MBTA: New Silver Line 3-Chelsea Service between Chelsea and South Station

The MBTA is pleased to announce that the brand new Silver Line 3-Chelsea route will operate between South Station and the Chelsea and East Boston communities beginning Saturday, April 21, 2018. “Silver Line 3-Chelsea relates well to the Baker-Polito Administration’s economic development goals,” said Transportation   …Continue Reading MBTA: New Silver Line 3-Chelsea Service between Chelsea and South Station

MassDOT Winter Storm Update Posted on Mar 13

MassDOT Winter Storm Update

MassDOT is continuing ice and snow operations and at 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 13, had nearly 3,400 pieces of equipment deployed in Massachusetts in ice and snow operations.  Driving continues to be challenging with fallen utility wires and tree debris on roads, winds blowing snow   …Continue Reading MassDOT Winter Storm Update

Winter Storm through Tuesday, March 13th Posted on Mar 12

Winter Storm through Tuesday, March 13th

MassDOT is cautioning the public to plan ahead for a significant snowstorm expected from late Monday evening into Tuesday, which could cause widespread snow drifting and decreased visibility. “Our snow and ice crews are closely monitoring the forecast and we know this winter storm could   …Continue Reading Winter Storm through Tuesday, March 13th

South Coast Rail Public Meeting March 19th Posted on Mar 5

South Coast Rail Public Meeting March 19th

MassDOT and the MBTA invite you to attend a Public Meeting on the South Coast Rail Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (DSEIR) as follows: Monday, March 19, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM, Martin Middle School Auditorium, 131 Caswell St, Taunton On January 31, 2018, MassDOT   …Continue Reading South Coast Rail Public Meeting March 19th

South Coast Rail Public Meeting March 6th Posted on Feb 27

South Coast Rail Public Meeting March 6th

MassDOT and the MBTA invite you to attend a South Coast Rail Public Meeting on the Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (DSEIR) as follows: Tuesday, March 6, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM, UMass Dartmouth – Claire T. Carney Library, Grand Reading Room, 285 Old Westport   …Continue Reading South Coast Rail Public Meeting March 6th

MassDOT Encourages Presidents’ Day Travelers to Plan Ahead Posted on Feb 15

MassDOT Encourages Presidents' Day Travelers to Plan Ahead

MassDOT advises Presidents’ Day holiday travelers to plan ahead, review MassDOT travel “real time” tools and consider using public transportation if possible to travel between destinations. The public should note that on Monday, February 19, state offices are closed, Registry of Motor Vehicles service locations   …Continue Reading MassDOT Encourages Presidents’ Day Travelers to Plan Ahead

Longfellow Bridge: Kendall Square Main Street Realignment Posted on Feb 12

Longfellow Bridge: Kendall Square Main Street Realignment

As part of the Longfellow Bridge Project, MassDOT contractors have closed the left lane of Main Street westbound in Kendall Square in Cambridge to construct the final alignment of the roadway and a new median between the MBTA Red Line portal and Third Street. The   …Continue Reading Longfellow Bridge: Kendall Square Main Street Realignment

MassDOT: South Coast Rail Project Proceeding Posted on Feb 6

MassDOT: South Coast Rail Project Proceeding

MassDOT has announced that the South Coast Rail project is proceeding with the filing of the Draft Supplemental Environmental Impact Report (DSEIR) with the Massachusetts Environmental Policy Act (MEPA) Office. The DSEIR document analyzes only the new elements proposed as part of Phase I that   …Continue Reading MassDOT: South Coast Rail Project Proceeding

MBTA, Machinists Union Local 264 reach agreement on T bus maintenance Posted on Feb 6

MBTA, Machinists Union Local 264 reach agreement on T bus maintenance

After months of negotiations, the MBTA and Machinists Union Local 264 have agreed to a new collective bargaining agreement that will save the T more than $60 million over the next 10 years while introducing changes to MBTA work rules that will improve the productivity   …Continue Reading MBTA, Machinists Union Local 264 reach agreement on T bus maintenance

Baker-Polito Administration Attends Fenway Center Ground Breaking Posted on Jan 30

Baker-Polito Administration Attends Fenway Center Ground Breaking

Governor Charlie Baker today joined Transportation Secretary and CEO Stephanie Pollack, local leaders and members of the joint venture of Meredith Management, Gerding Edlen, and TH Real Estate at a ground breaking ceremony for Phase I of the Fenway Center Development Project at 771 Beacon   …Continue Reading Baker-Polito Administration Attends Fenway Center Ground Breaking